We are seeking an experienced forklift mechanics to help serve our customers in the East Bay/San Francisco area.
Big Joe Handling Systems is an Industrial Forklift and Pallet Racking company looking for an experienced Forklift Mechanic Technician to help serve our customers and perform a variety of repairs, maintenance, and inspections of various forklifts.
Under the direct supervision of the Service Manager, the Field Forklift Technician is responsible for performing periodic maintenance, repair, replacement, and limited troubleshooting on various models of Big Joe forklifts and competitive material handling equipment. Must be proficient in completing all required electronic records needed to perform all job requirements.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Able to read and understand electrical and hydraulic system schematics
Able to repair, or replace major system components, including circuit boards and other electrical parts, hydraulic, mechanical, L.P. systems, power steering and transmissions, engines with limited supervision
Troubleshoot and diagnose most truck components, Perform engine tune-ups on most makes of equipment without supervision, Perform proper PM's (Planned Maintenances) in a timely manner
Be able to troubleshoot and diagnose most complex electrical systems on IC and electric trucks
Be able to use all special tools properly. Own, maintain, and properly use the normal tools of the trade
Operate service van in a clean, safe and secure manner following all required safety rules for the job. Driving is an essential function of this position and a valid current driver's license must be maintained at all times. Follows all safety procedures in performing work as well as company policies
Demonstrates exceptional customer service skills
Big Joe offers an excellent compensation package to our employees including:
annual bonus programs
medical, dental, vision
(employer-paid) life and disability coverage
paid time off
401(k) plan includes a company 3% contribution of your pay
Big Joe conducts pre-employment drug screenings and background checks
We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans are encouraged to apply
Job Type: Full-Time Position
About Big Joe Handling Systems:
Big Joe Handling Systems is the leading supplier for sales and service of Industrial Equipment and Storage systems used in the Warehouse and Distribution centers for the past 60 years.
Clean Driving Record
Good time management
Customer / Client Focus